The extended set of gamepad controls.


class GCExtendedGamepad : NSObject


The controls associated with the extended gamepad profile include the following:

  • Two shoulder buttons.

  • Two triggers.

  • Four face buttons arranged in a diamond pattern.

  • One directional pad.

  • Two thumbsticks.


Determining the Controller That Owns This Profile

var controller: GCController?

The controller this profile is associated with.

Determining When Any Element in the Profile Changes

var valueChangedHandler: GCExtendedGamepadValueChangedHandler?

A block called when any element in the profile changes values.

Reading Shoulder Button Inputs

var leftShoulder: GCControllerButtonInput

The left shoulder button element.

var rightShoulder: GCControllerButtonInput

The right shoulder button element.

Reading Directional Pad Inputs

Reading Face Button Inputs

Reading Thumbstick Inputs

Reading Trigger Inputs

Saving a Snapshot

func saveSnapshot() -> GCExtendedGamepadSnapshot

Saves a snapshot of all of the profile’s elements.



typealias GCExtendedGamepadValueChangedHandler

Signature for the block executed if any element in the extended gamepad profile changes value.


Inherits From

Conforms To

See Also

Control Profiles

class GCGamepad

The standard set of gamepad controls.

class GCMicroGamepad

The controls provided by the Siri Remote.

class GCMotion

The orientation and motion of the controller.